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How Do I Use My Health Insurance?

A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.

02/26/2014

What Is An Insurance Card?

Different insurance companies have different formats for their insurance cards, but all cards contain the same basic information.

02/25/2014

Where Can I Get Care?

Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.

02/23/2014

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Saturday Is ‘National Youth Enrollment Day’ For Health Insurance

“Young folks can come in, talk to experts, explore their options, talk about the value of owning a health insurance plan.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

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Health Insurance Deadline Looms For Detroit Retirees

The city will stop providing health insurance to retirees beginning March 1.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

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Panel OKs Higher Health Costs For Michigan Workers

The Michigan Civil Service Commission voted Wednesday to impose higher health care costs on about 32,000 unionized Michigan government workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2014

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Health Insurance Limbo For Many Consumers Under Affordable Care Act

Today is another big deadline for Americans enrolling for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Some consumers say they’re signed up, but still don’t have any proof they’re covered.

01/15/2014

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Snyder: US OKs Michigan Adding 322,000 To Medicaid

The Obama administration has signed off on Michigan’s plan to expand Medicaid to 322,000 more low-income residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2013

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Rural Michigan Faces Many Barriers To Health Care

Sue Cook is going to the ends of the earth, or what feels like it, to help people try to sign up for insurance under the new federal health care law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2013

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Wait Over For Some Uninsured; Law’s Effect Unclear

Michigan fares well compared with other states on the portion of its residents with insurance, but because it’s a big state, it still has more than 1 million uninsured, 12th-most in the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2013

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